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Latitude: 53.5779 / 53°34'40"N
Longitude: -2.4285 / 2°25'42"W
OS Eastings: 371722
OS Northings: 409116
OS Grid: SD717091
Mapcode National: GBR CWH2.05
Mapcode Global: WH97V.NBRG
Entry Name: Former County Court
Listing Date: 26 April 1974
Last Amended: 30 April 1999
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1388127
English Heritage Legacy ID: 476125
Location: Bolton, BL1
Electoral Ward/Division: Great Lever
Built-Up Area: Bolton
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester
Church of England Parish: Bolton-le-Moors St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Manchester
SD7109SE MAWDSLEY STREET
797-1/17/153 (West side)
26/04/74 Former County Court
(Formerly Listed as:
County court, later benefit offices, as of 1996 public house
and restaurant. 1866-9, by either Thomas Charles Sorby, the
County Surveyor (Pevsner), or Reeves, the government's
surveyor of County Courts (Bolton Journal). Ashlar, rusticated
to ground floor, with slate roof.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, 10-window range. Entrances each side,
paired panelled and studded doors, in stressed architraves.
Similar architraves to 12-pane iron-framed windows, and all
openings have initials 'V.R.'. Superimposed on foliate
key-stones. Round arched upper windows with balustrading,
Corinthian capitals to engaged shafts carrying scallop moulded
arches. Modillion eaves cornice. Rear elevation is brick, with
round arched windows at first floor, lighting court room.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
(Bolton Journal (Pictorial Bolton Series, CLXVIII): 1888-).
Listing NGR: SD7172209116
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